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Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
Musk, Wozniak and Hawking urge ban on warfare AI and autonomous weapons   —  More than 1,000 experts and leading robotics researchers sign open letter warning of military artificial intelligence arms race  —  Over 1,000 high-profile artificial intelligence experts and leading researchers …
Jul 27, 2015, 11:05 PMIn context
Chris Johnston / Guardian:
British man Lauri Love rearrested, charged wth hacking into US government agencies including the US army, NASA, and the Federal Reserve, faces extradition to US   —  British man accused of hacking into US government networks arrested  —  Lauri Love arrested in Suffolk on an extradition warrant …
Jul 17, 2015, 11:50 PMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
International hacker site Darkode taken offline by cross-borders task force   —  Over 60 hackers arrested in joint operation between FBI, NCA, Europol and other law enforcement agencies in global crackdown on cybercrime black market  —  Notorious cybercrime forum Darkode …
Jul 15, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Guardian:
Data shows 95% of 220K Google right to be forgotten requests are from ordinary citizens seeking privacy, not criminals, politicians, or public figures   —  Google accidentally reveals data on ‘right to be forgotten’ requests  —  Data shows 95% of Google privacy requests are from citizens …
Jul 14, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Reddit revolts: subforums shut down in protest over AMA co-ordinator sacking   —  The community manager Victoria Taylor was abruptly let go from her job at the site, prompting a number of high-profile subforums to go dark in protest  —  Many of the biggest subreddits on social news site Reddit …
Jul 3, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Dick Costolo / Guardian:
Twitter helped open access to information, people, and power, and that access should be used responsibly and with empathy   —  why tech firms are set to face complex ethical issues  —  After nearly five years the Twitter CEO is standing down.  He explains why it wants to champion the underserved …
Jul 2, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context
Jemima Kiss / Guardian:
Departing CEO Dick Costolo says going public accelerated short-term thinking at Twitter   —  Next Twitter boss faces complex challenges, says departing Dick Costolo  —  In interview before his last day in job, CEO says going public accelerated short-term-thinking, and regulation would pose threat to free speech
Jun 30, 2015, 7:05 PMIn context
Vikram Dodd / Guardian:
New Europol unit hunting Isis social media accounts starts July 1 with help from social media firms; aims to take down accounts within two hours of detection   —  Europol web unit to hunt extremists behind Isis social media propaganda  —  Europe-wide police team aims to find key figures …
Jun 23, 2015, 3:50 AMIn context
Ewen MacAskill / Guardian:
Germany drops inquiry into claims NSA tapped Angela Merkel's phone   —  Prosecutors say they can find no actionable evidence to support claims German chancellor's mobile phone was tapped by US National Security Agency  —  German federal prosecutors have closed their investigation …
Jun 13, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Apple vehicles on UK and Irish streets to ‘improve Apple Maps’ service   —  Technology giant promises to blur faces and car licence plates if they are captured, as it continues work on Street View-style service  —  Apple is taking a leaf out of Google's book by putting a fleet of vehicles …
Jun 10, 2015, 7:00 AMIn context

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